Gerard Way - You Me At Six win big at Kerrang! Awards 2014

You Me At Six and Gerard Way were the top winners at the Relentless Kerrang! Awards 2014 tonight (12.06.14).

The British rock band walked away with two prizes for Best British Band and Best Single for 'Fresh Start Fever', while the former My Chemical Romance frontman, 37, bagged the Kerrang! Hero Award, as well as being named Tweeter Of The Year for the second year running.

Fall Out Boy led the way for the US after they picked up the Best Event prize for their 'Save Rock And Roll Tour', as well as winning the gong for the Best International Band.

Meanwhile, Australian boy band 5 Seconds Of Summer - consisting of Luke Hemmings, Michael Clifford, Calum Hood and Ashton Irwin - scooped the Best International Newcomer Award following a successful year of touring.

They said at the event: ''Winning Best International Newcomer is a real honour for us, all of our idols are in this magazine - thank you to everyone at Kerrang!. We can't be more grateful for this, it means a lot to us.''

This year's Kerrang! Icon Award went to the Ramones and punk legend Marky Ramone, 57, took to the stage to collect the trophy on behalf of the band.

Presenters at the event, which was held at at London's Troxy, included The Midnight Beast, Young Guns, Skindred, Rolo Tomassi and Mallory Knox.

The full list of winners are as follows:

Best Event

'Save Rock And Roll Tour' - Fall Out Boy

Best British Newcomer

Neck Deep

Best International Newcomer

5 Seconds of Summer

Kerrang! Inspiration

The Dillinger Escape Plan

Kerrang! Icon Award

The Ramones

Best Single

'Fresh Start Fever' - You Me At Six

Best Video

Deaf Havana - 'Boston Square'

Best Live Band

Bring Me The Horizon

The Relentless Award


Kerrang! Service To Rock

Status Quo

Best Album

Architects - 'Lost Forever // Lost Together'

Best International Band

Fall Out Boy

Best British Band

You Me At Six

Kerrang! Hall Of Fame

Deep Purple

Kerrang! Hero

Gerard Way

Best TV Show

'Game Of Thrones'

Best Video Game

'The Last Of Us'

Best Film

'The Lego Movie'

Best Comedian

Jarrod Alonge

Tweeter Of The Year

Gerard Way

Hottest Female

Taylor Momsen - The Pretty Reckless

Hottest Male

Andy Biersack - Black Veil Brides

Best Festival

Slam Dunk


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